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From Paul Hammant <Paul_Hamm...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: [Vote] Logo & banding
Date Tue, 02 Apr 2002 16:44:43 GMT

Small pedantic point inline....

>>So I take it you guys didn't like
>>"Apache Component Architecture"?
>>I received no comment, so I don't know if you all saw it yet....
>I certainly don't mean to be rude, and I don't want to start a fight but
>I think it's somewhat unjustified in using the Apache name instead of
>your project name to promote your project specific solutions. I never
>call Turbine the "Apache Webapplication Framework" because that would be
>unfair to both Struts and Cocoon.
We have been using  "Avalon : Apache Server Framework"  for 11 months 
now in the front Avalon page logo : http://jakarta.apache.org/avalon/

>Turbine has been used for more the webapps and could be called an
>application framework, and the commons will more than likely evolve into
>a component framework. I don't think you can fairly use a name like
>"Apache Foo Bar" without the buy in from the rest of Apache.
>If Struts evolved into an application framework, Turbine did the same
>and the commons became a component framework and the former used "Apache
>Application Framework" and the latter used "Apache Component Framework"
>it would get pretty confusing pretty fast.
>I think it is most fair to all projects here to use your project name
>when promoting your project and not the Apache name.

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